Elephant Hawk Moth

Species Records

Parornix betulae

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25 records (40+ individuals)
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Date Site OS Grid Ref Stage Quantity Comment
24 Jul 2017 Astbury Mere SJ8462 Adult 1 Genitalia checked. 4 x MVL, 1 actinic in & around car park until 02:30 hrs.
16 Jul 2017 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
08 Jun 2017 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen.det.female
01 Jun 2017 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
24 May 2017 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 gen,det.female
23 Sep 2016 Bosley Cloud SJ9063 Mine 5 Genitalia checked on two females which emerged 1/4 & 3/4/2017
13 Aug 2016 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
20 May 2014 Linley Lane, Alsager SJ819545 Adult 1 Genitalia checked.
24 Oct 2012 Wybunbury Moss SJ6950 Mine 1+ on birch
24 May 2012 Pembroke Close, Handbridge SJ412649 Adult 1 determined from photo. White tips to cilia obvious on photo
29 Jul 2006 Cholmondeley SJ5450 Adult 2 gen det female SF
10 Jul 2006 Deansfield Way, Elton SJ453753 Adult 1 not on original import - gen det male SF
18 Apr 2003 Highfield Road, Birkenhead SJ329862 Adult 1 confirmed via gen.det.
28 May 1997 Danes Moss SJ9070 Adult 1 off birch
15 Oct 1994 Danes Moss SJ9171 Larval 1+ emerged April 1995
01 Sep 1990 Runcorn Hill SJ507816 Adult 1
24 Jun 1983 Pettypool Wood (South) SJ6169 Adult 1
27 Jul 1982 Little Budworth Common SJ588655 Adult 1
30 May 1982 Pettypool Wood (South) SJ6169 Adult 2
29 May 1982 Whitegate Way, Winsford SJ615679 Adult 1
1953 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 3 grid reference not provided.
11 Oct 1952 Storeton Woods SJ3185 Larval 1+ off birch, emerged 8/4, 19/4/1953 (2), grid reference not provided
1952 Bollin Valley SJ8083 Adult 6 common, grid reference unknown. Michaelis (1955). Site: Wilmslow on data label. Probably bred (SHH)
18 May 1950 Wilmslow SJ8381 Adult 3 grid reference unknown. Michaelis (unpublished March 1949). Probably bred (SHH)
1940 Cheshire Unknown Not recorded 1+ very common and widely spread among birch, Mansbridge (1940)


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Updated: 12th June 2019